Excerpt from Social Christianity in the New Era This is t a book of statistics, r is it a cumulation from other books. I write of the things which I have seen with my own eyes, and experienced in my own life. I give my own opinions about them, and suggest what appear to me to be the true remedies. I have lived in manufacturing towns, mining areas, agricultural districts and the slums of the world's largest city. I have also spent three years as chaplain on the battle-fields of France. I have carefully observed the state of the Church and the social conditions of the people. I kw, to some extent, what the returning soldiers expect of the Church and the State. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.